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Subject Leader of English

Horizon Community CollegeBarnsley

This is a very exciting time to join and lead our English department, who are focused on achieving the best possible outcomes for every child. Underpinning this is the ongoing development of an excellent, broad curriculum which builds on skills developed at KS2 while supporting the demands of GCSE study and beyond. 

We are looking for a self-motivated, creative and inspiring leader to drive the success of this department. We are very proud to have a full team of specialist English teachers and we are searching for an enthusiastic leader, with a passion for their subject, who can work with Deputy Subject Leader of English to bring out the best in this committed and hard-working team. 

This role would suit an ambitious and consistently good or outstanding teacher looking to develop their career in middle leadership or equally someone who already has TLR experience and is looking for a new challenge. 

You will benefit from a balanced timetable and the support of a strong leadership team. We welcome applications from colleagues who want to be part of a positive and forward-thinking team at this exciting time for the school.  

Horizon also offers the successful candidate a whole-hearted commitment to professional learning that places individual development at the heart of its ethos. The College provides an excellent in-house training programme of Continuing Professional Development for developing middle leaders and beyond, enabling staff to benefit from excellent opportunities to enhance their practice and realise their career potential. 

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A disclosure and barring services check will be undertaken for the successful applicant.

Horizon Community College reserve the right to close this advert prior to the closing date above.

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